Example sentences for: divine

How can you use “divine” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Surely every student of American literature knows that Harriet Beecher Stowe was the sister of the famous clergyman Henry Ward Beecher and the wife of Dr. Calvin Stowe, another eminent divine.

  • Graves writes that she became the embodiment of "divine vengeance on proud kings."

  • The Protestant Reformation provided divine sanction for making money, earning profits, and engaging in commerce.

  • Buddha never claimed to be divine and in fact emphasized that all men could by their own efforts follow his path to enlightenment and the blissful state of nirvana, release from the cycle of repeated births and deaths.

  • Here, orders from on high bring meaning, a glimpse of a more divine purpose.


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